Tuesday 2 June 2009
General Johnson Saving a Wounded French Officer from the Tomahawk of an Indian
By Benjamin West. Said to be depicting an incident during the Battle of Lake George the background fortress is interesting - maybe generic? Picture and description here
Figures in the background are thought to be 60th Royal Americans - though they weren't present at the Battle of Lake George. It looks like they have the GR cypher on their caps. The figure on the left is wearing a red waistcoat - could he be one of Gage's Regiment?
New title added to the Autumn 2024 list! Frontier Soldiers of New France examines the official and regulation dress, weapons and equipment...
This is the first stage of an excellent project. This is the corner tower of a recreation of the fort in the movie Drums Along the Mohawk...
This maker of figures is working on miniatures based around the theme Braddock's disaster. First up Natives and Canadians followed by B...
This came out in 1984. Was an excellent addition to a small set of books.